Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 10/18/2011

Stephen Colbert supports repeal of Florida’s dwarf-tossing ban

When Florida state legislator Ritch Workman submitted a bill earlier this month that would repeal the state’s ban on dwarf tossing, he said he had the little people of the Sunshine State’s employment prospects in mind.

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Comedian Stephen Colbert appeared to support the sentiment on “The Colbert Report” Monday night, saying that we all need to look out for the jobs of the little guy.

“When jobs are at stake,” Colbert said during “The Colbert Report,” “that decision should be made by a more trusted group [than the government]: bartenders who need a theme night to replace — and wings Wednesday.”

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